Earnings from Apple, Amazon and Alphabet are coming. This is what the stock options market is preparing for.

Earnings from Apple, Amazon and Alphabet are coming.  This is what the stock options market is preparing for.

The options market has prepared for bigger-than-usual moves in the shares of a trio of billion-dollar companies the day after they reported their quarterly results. That’s because the implied volatility, or how much a stock is expected to move in a given time period, of the stock for Apple Inc. AAPL, +2.76%, Alphabet Inc. google, … Read more

Alphabet (GOOGL) earnings Q4 2022

Alphabet (GOOGL) earnings Q4 2022

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Alphabet Inc., speaks at the CEO Summit of the Americas hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Los Angeles, California, USA, on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Kyle Grillo | Bloomberg | Getty Images Google older Alphabet will report fourth-quarter results on Thursday after the close of regular trading. Here’s what … Read more

Coinbase Shares Soar 20% After Federal Securities Case Dismissed

Coinbase Shares Soar 20% After Federal Securities Case Dismissed

The logo of Coinbase Global Inc, the largest US cryptocurrency exchange, is displayed on the Nasdaq MarketSite jumbotron and others in Times Square in New York, US, April 14, 2021. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters Coin base Shares rose after a Manhattan federal judge dismissed a class action lawsuit against the cryptocurrency exchange on Wednesday in … Read more

Apple shares typically rise after earnings. That could change this time.

Apple shares typically rise after earnings.  That could change this time.

font size Apple will announce earnings after markets close on Thursday. Getty Images Apple reports gains after markets close Thursday, and after a quarter of trouble for the tech company, investors may worry the stock won’t perform as well as it has in the past. On average since 2007, the year the iPhone came out, … Read more

Analysts list 4 alternatives to Alibaba in the Chinese technology sector

Analysts list 4 alternatives to Alibaba in the Chinese technology sector

Chinese stocks have bounced back in recent months as the country reopened – and that’s got investors excited about technology. No Chinese technology stock has generated as much excitement as Alibaba, one of the most recognizable names in the Chinese internet sector. The stock is a hot favorite among Wall Street analysts, with the likes … Read more

Opinion: Zuckerberg and Intel send the proceeds of their layoffs directly to Wall Street

Opinion: Zuckerberg and Intel send the proceeds of their layoffs directly to Wall Street

For years, Wall Street grumbled at Silicon Valley’s refusal to pay dividends and buy back stocks as technology companies grew into money-generating machines. That is no longer a problem, even if those tech companies make less profit than in previous years. In fact, some tech companies are effectively paying off Wall Street even as they … Read more

AI Art Generators can easily copy existing images

AI Art Generators can easily copy existing images

The image on the right was generated by taking the training data caption for the left image “Living in the light with Ann Graham Lotz” and then entering it into the Stable Diffusion prompt. Image: Cornell University/Extract training data from diffusion models One of the main defenses used by those optimistic about AI art generators … Read more

Peloton CEO Barry McCarthy doesn’t care about Bikes, Treads loses money

Peloton CEO Barry McCarthy doesn’t care about Bikes, Treads loses money

Barry McCarthy speaks during an interview with CNBC at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), October 28, 2019. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Platoon CEO Barry McCarthy told investors Wednesday that he doesn’t care if the company loses money on its Bike, Tread and Row equipment. The company’s “path to the promised land,” he said, is … Read more

Bitcoin pauses as crypto traders wait for the Fed decision. Brace yourself for volatility.

Bitcoin pauses as crypto traders wait for the Fed decision.  Brace yourself for volatility.

font size Bitcoin has rallied higher to start the year, but there is reason to believe that the gains could be unsustainable. Dream time Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were on hiatus on Wednesday as traders awaited a major decision on Federal Reserve interest rates. After the best January for Bitcoin in a decade, bad news … Read more

ChatGPT maker rolls out ‘imperfect’ AI detection tool to help educators spot potential cheating

ChatGPT maker rolls out ‘imperfect’ AI detection tool to help educators spot potential cheating

CNN — Two months after OpenAI unnerved some educators with the public release of ChatGPT, an AI chatbot that can help students and professionals generate shockingly compelling essays, the company is unveiling a new tool to help educators adapt. OpenAI announced this on Tuesday a new feature called an “AI Text Classification” that allows users … Read more